Simone Zaza spoke kindly of Mario Balotelli as Antonio Conte has again left the Liverpool striker out of the Italy squad.
After getting back into Jurgen Klinsmann's plans with the US national team, Bolton Wanderers defender Tim Ream has his sights set on cracking the starting lineup.
Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly very keen on a £3 million deal for Klaas-Jan Huntelaar.
Mexico national team head-coach Miguel Herrera has told press that Javier Hernandez has benefited from leaving Manchester United for Real Madrid.
Liverpool-owned Divock Origi concedes that he still has some work to do to get up to the level of Belgium teammate Romelu Lukaku.
A selection of the latest stories involving Liverpool Football Club this Thursday morning.
The Seattle Sounders defender has some ambitions in North America before he heads to the Premier League with Tottenham.
Having fallen entirely out of the first-team picture at Wigan Athletic, Roger Espinoza could soon be returning to Sporting Kansas City if head coach Peter Vermes gets his wish.
Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Redknapp believes that West Ham United midfielder and former loanee Ravel Morrison could become a world class talent if he banished his attitude problems.
A round up of morning news stories about Manchester City.